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  1. Former Israel NYC Consul Says Netanyahu a Lovesa Injecting Himself Into American Political ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Jewish Press

    ... as Israel's Consul General in New York City and as a political adviser to former prime minister and president Shimon Peres. He was also retained by the the far-left American Jewish organization, "J Street" as a speaker on tour in the United States ...

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  2. Has Netanyahu gone too far?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    Editor's note: Guy Ziv is an assistant professor at American University's School of International Service and director of the Israel National Security Project , an online repository of statements by Israeli security experts who favor a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. His book, "Why Hawks Become Doves: Shimon Peres and Foreign Policy Change in Israel," has recently been published by SUNY Press.

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  3. Israel elections 101: Meet the man who picks the next prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... president of Hezbollah. Few expected President Rivlin to be a peacemaker like his predecessor, Nobel laureate Shimon Peres, since as a right-wing lawmaker Mr. Rivlin opposed Palestinian statehood. In his first year in the mostly ceremonial ...

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  4. Ex-Israel envoy tapped to head Uruguay Foreign MinistryRead the original story

    Yesterday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... first administration, 2005 to 2010, he made an official three-day visit to Israel as a guest of then-President Shimon Peres. An oncologist, he also traveled to Israel in 1982, representing Uruguay in an international seminar about cancer research. ...

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  5. Yitzhak RabinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Free Dictionary

    He was the fifth Prime Minister of Israel , serving two terms in office, 197477 and 1992 until his assassination in 1995. In 1994, Rabin won the Nobel Peace Prize together with Shimon Peres and Yasser Arafat .

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  6. Peres Eulogizes Former MK Nadia HilouRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Former President Shimon Peres eulogized former Labor MK Nadia Hilou, who passed away on Thursday night at the age of 61. "It was with great pain that I learned the news of the premature death of my friend Nadia Hilou. Nadia, a fighter, will be missed by her beloved family, by the Christian community in Israel, by Yafo and by the entire State of Israel," he said.

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  7. Israel holds an election in 3 weeks. Herea s what you need to know.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Washington Post

    ... Kadima (led by Livni) was the biggest party and received one more seat than the Likud. Despite that, President Shimon Peres gave the task of forming the government to Netanyahu . Peres did not decide to give Netanyahu the task out of kindness or ...

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  8. Tim Cook on Tour: Here's everywhere the Apple Ceo has been visitingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... on Thursday , where he met with President Reuven Rivlin, and is expected to meet later on with former President Shimon Peres. And Cook made a scheduled visit to Apple's office in Israel, where he waved at some people in the street: Tim Cook ends his ...

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  9. One on One: a professional womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Jerusalem Post

    ... I'd say it is way overdue for a major renovation of the kind the President's Residence recently completed under Shimon Peres, to the tune of hundreds of thousands of dollars. But I guess now the Netanyahus won't be able to do anything. Sara ...

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  10. Will UN Security Council be fair with Israel?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Kiwiblog

    NZ is now on the UN Security Council, and one of the issues before it is a draft resolution regarding Israel and Palestine. I recently met with Dr Einat Wilf , who is a former Labor MP in the Knesset, a former intelligence officer, McKinsey consultant, and foreign policy advisor to Shimon Peres.

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  11. Alzheimer's to meet its match in brain map project, researcher claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Times of Israel

    Dr. John Donoghue accepts a $1 million award from former president Shimon Peres at the BrainTech event in Tel Aviv, October 15, 2013. The award was presented to Donoghue and his team for their work in using brain tech to treat degenerative brain diseases In just a few years, scientists will be able to simulate brain activity, develop computers that think like people do, map diseases of the brain with an eye to curing them, build robots that will sense what needs to be done - and develop a "theory of everything," providing a framework for understanding learning, memory, attention, and goal-oriented behavior.

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  12. Here's why Apple is getting more involved in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Silicon Alley Insider

    He met with President Reuven Rivlin on Wednesday, and will reportedly meet former President Shimon Peres at some point later this week. Cook has also visited Apple's office in the country, as well as the historic Holocaust History Museum in Jerusalem.

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  13. Tim Cook on Tour: Here's everywhere the Apple Ceo has been...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SFGate

    ... on Thursday , where he met with President Reuven Rivlin, and is expected to meet later on with former President Shimon Peres. And Cook made a scheduled visit to Apple's office in Israel, where he waved at some people in the street: On Monday, Cook ...

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  14. A historic speech and a dangerous gambleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Times of Israel

    ... , surpassing Nelson Mandela and Yitzhak Rabin, who addressed Congress twice. (Chaim Herzog, Ehud Olmert and Shimon Peres each did so once.) The only other world leader to have addressed Congress three times is Winston Churchill, whom Netanyahu ...

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  15. The Last Word: In the Spirit of Gus DurRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    ... Israel to attend the opening of the Peres Peace Centre, and the final event in the programme was a meeting with Shimon Peres, former President of Israel. Mr. Peres explained that we live in a world with many global challenges, but also ...

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  16. India scouted for Israeli arms in South Africa: Spy CablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Indian Express

    ... of various intelligence agencies. One document suggests that in June 2013, while Israel's then President Shimon Peres voiced concern over Iran's nuclear programme and asked New Delhi not to remain "neutral", an unnamed Israeli agent was in touch ...

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  17. Apple CEO Tim Cook makes surprise Israel visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Times of Israel

    Apple CEO Tim Cook arrived in Israel Wednesday to open a new research and development center. He also met with President Reuven Rivlin, who praised Cook's "unprecedented contribution to humanity," and with former president Shimon Peres.

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  18. Obama security advisor: Netanyahu visit 'destructive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Click2Houston

    ... will be directly opposing Obama's diplomatic efforts on Iran. And Israeli leaders, including former President Shimon Peres, have criticized Netanyahu's visit as damaging to the relationship with the United States. Netanyahu is looking to capitalize ...

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  19. Israel Brain Technologies Release: Global Teams To Take On Major...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BioSpace

    ... and fostering international collaboration. IBT is based on the vision of former Israeli President Shimon Peres of turning Israel into a global hub of brain technology - from "Startup Nation" to "Brain Nation." IBT's international BrainTech ...

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  20. Tim Cook Talks Apple Watch Water Resistance and European Apple Pay ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | MacRumors

    ... ing on to Israel to visit the newly-built Apple offices in Herzliya and a planned meeting with former President Shimon Peres.

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